Royer, Pena | Athletes of the Week

Columbia’s Alexis Royer (left) and Taryn Pena (right) are this week’s R-T Athletes of the Week. (Teryn Schaefer photos)

Columbia softball players Alexis Royer and Taryn Pena are this week’s Republic-Times Athletes of the Week.

The pair helped score Columbia’s three runs in their, 4-3 9-inning, sectional championship loss to Alton Marquette.

Both Royer and Pena currently lead in nine and 10 of the 13 hitting statistic categories in the metro area, respectively, as the top few in several categories, including: doubles leaders — Royer, 22 (1st), Pena, 19 (2nd); RBI leaders — Pena, 55 (1st), Royer, 46 (3rd); runs scored — Royer, 53 (2nd); slugging percentage — Pena, .1070 (1st); on-base percentage — Pena, .622 (3rd).

To read more on Columbia’s sectional game, click here.

Congratulations girls, good luck on your future endeavors!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email


The Republic-Times has been Monroe County's hometown newspaper since 1890. Serving Columbia, Waterloo, Valmeyer, Hecker and every town in between, we strive to provide the news that matters most to you in the timeliest manner possible. For more information on subscribing to the Republic-Times, call 939-3814 or visit the "Subscribe" page on this website.
HTC web